Songs of Unreason

Songs of Unreason

Jim Harrison


#1 at the Poetry starting place Bestseller checklist; a Michigan awesome booklet; a l. a. occasions e-book Prize finalist.

"A superbly mysterious inquiry."—Booklist

"Songs of Unreason, Harrison's most modern selection of poetry, is a superb safety of the chances of living."—The commercial employee ebook Review

"As in all sturdy poetry, Harrison's strains linger to be ruminated upon a 3rd or fourth time, with every one new examining revealing extra substance and elevating extra questions."—Library Journal

Jim Harrison's compelling and provocative Songs of Unreason explores what it potential to inhabit the area in atavistic, primitive, and totemistic methods. "This will be stressful to the learned," Harrison admits. utilizing interconnected suites, short lyrics, and rollicking narratives, Harrison's passions and concerns—creeks, thickets, time's effervescence, customary love—emerge by way of turns painful and celebratory, localized and exiled.

From "Suite to Unreason":

Where's my medication bag? it truly is both hiddenor does not exist. within are stories of earth: corn pollen, a undergo claw, an umbilical twine. in the event that they exist they assist me experience the darkheavens of this existence. Such fragile wings.

Jim Harrison is the writer of thirty books, together with Legends of the Fall and River Swimmer, and has served because the nutrition columnist for Esquire. Harrison divides his time among Montana and southern Arizona.

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